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Description: In 1904, in Dublin, James Joyce chats up Nora Barnacle, a hotel maid recently come from Galway. She enchants him with her frank, direct and uninhibited manner, and before long, he's convinced her to come with him to Trieste, where he has a job with Berlitz. Over time, Nora pulls him through phobias, tolerates his drinking, takes in his brother Stan, and bests Joyce at 'the writin' game' to bring him back to Italy from Dublin where he's gone to launch a cinema. But his sexual jealousy threatens the relationship and sends her back to Galway with the children. Is there any method to tame Jim's green-eyed monster? And, will the lad ever receive his stories published?
Description: Okaasan is the storyline of a poor, working class mother with a sick husband who sacrifices herself to help her family in suburban Tokyo. The movie defines "Shomin Geki," a Japanese movie category that details realistic depiction of the economic underclass, said with elements of light comedy and melodrama. Okaasan is the best-known work of director Mikio Naruse, hailed by Japanese movie historians as an equal of Kurosawa, Ozu and Mizoguchi, but under-appreciated in the West
Description: Jake Taylor has everything. He has a pretty girl, he's the winner in basketball and beer pong, and everyone loves him. Then, an old childhood friend, whom Jake used to be mates with, commits suicide. Jake starts to think. He wonders what he could've done to save his friend's life. A youth minister says him that Jake needs God. So Jake becomes a Christian. However, things start to spin out of control. His dad is cheating on his mom, his girlfriend is pregnant, and his former mates ridicule and mock him. During all this, Jake is going to realize just what it means to be a Christian and how, to save a life.
Description: Ben is a tormented young boy who escapes abuse, his life in crime roads to spend, with the effect that he was in prison ends. If Ben is released, he comes back as a boxer, with the support of his mentor, Joe, a bokstrainer. Have a fresh found love called Natalie. But then he finds out that he more than just fighting for the title, he wars for his life, justice and honor
Description: A bus is setting out to Calcutta from a village in West Bengal. Meenakshi Iyer, who is from a strict orthodox Hindu background, is leaving to Chennai for her husband, with her young child, after the holiday with her parents. By chance, she gets a co-passenger who is also to Chennai, Rajah, a photographer, introduced by one of the mates of her father. During the adventure they build a nice relationship. But a Hindu-Muslim communal riot sets out in the meantime, in some territories they had to travel. Then she comes to face the fact that Rajah is not a Hindu but a Muslim whose true name is Jehangir. Even though she curses herself at that time while some Hindu fans evade their bus she saves him introducing as Mr. Iyer. But they have to reach their destination while the another passengers know Rajah as no one else but Mr. Iyer.
Description: Rusty (Shawn Hatosy) has been bailed out of terrible cases more than once by his understanding but distraught mother, Mary (Kelly Lynch). When Mary begins dating a psychologist, Bob (Jeff Goldblum), Rusty connects with the boy and starts talking to him about his problems. As Rusty benefits from the therapy sessions, his greatest friend, Dallas (Scott Caan), still very involved in illegal and risky activities, takes trouble with Rusty going straight and cleaning up his life.
Description: Fate (Turkish: Yazgı) is a 2001 Turkish drama movie directed and screen-written by Zeki Demirkubuz based on the Albert Camus novel L'Étranger... It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2002 Cannes Movie Festival.
Description: Champak Chaturvedi runs a theatrical troupe in India. He hires two men, Bunty - a graduate in Arts, and Babla- who cannot read nor write English. One has to enjoy the role of the play's hero, while one the villain. Both boys end up squabbling with every other, as both wish the hero's part. Then Champak finds out that Bunty has molested the play's heroine, Anjali, and punishes him. The group gets a contract to scene 30 plays in Britain, however, on the day of the departure, Anjali opts out, leaving Champak no alternative but to travel without a heroine, but hoping to recruit one while in Britain. Upon arrival, Babla sets about to search a suitable heroine from the Indian population, but Bunty beats him to it and recruits a girl called Munni.
Description: A strong and seductive Hollywood mogul convinces an impoverished West Hollywood writer, whose lover has recently died of AIDS, to sell his autobiographical screenplay for large bucks. The writer, Robert, knows he'll have to create major changes in the script (like changing the sex of the dying lover). During the rewrite, the producer, Jeffrey, takes Robert under his wing, introducing him to his wife Elaine, herself a closet screenwriter. Jeffrey approaches Robert for sex and Elaine approaches Robert out of curiosity about his sex life in grief. The entangled triangle of relationships threatens more than the completion of a movie script. Written by
Description: Second silver screen adaption of the Finnish fight ebook by Väinö Linna. The storyline is based on Linna's experiences as an infantry boy in the Finnish units during the so named "Continuation War" (1941-1944).
Description: On Ironbound Island, native Fiona McKay arrives from Europe with her teenage daughter Clair, hoping that the peace of the island will support the woman receive over the death of her boyfriend. The woman finds comfort in the company of a visiting American woman and more so in the stories of Celia, a crazy old local who weaves enchanting tales which cleverly combine her own experiences on the island with mystifying legends.
Description: After she and her husband lose their jobs, a former Texas homecoming queen inadvertently finds herself in the middle of a prostitution ring after she unknowingly accepts a position at a massage parlor.
Description: The young maid, Anna begins to work for the noble Vizy family. Mrs Vizy is proud of the hard-working servant but doesnt treat her well. Her nephew seduces Anna with sweet words, but when leaves her as later as she gets pregnant. The humiliations of Anna finally lead to a tragic ending.
Description: Véronique ne cache rien en amour. Mathieu est simplement un brin fatigué. Fred peuts'adapter à tous les categories de femmes. Rémi doit trouver ce qui l’allume dans la vie.Ce n'est que dans de brefs instants de lucidité que l'on parvient à voir le monde telqu'il est.
Description: A tight-knit group of Fresh York Town road dancers, including Luke and Natalie, squad up with NYU freshman Moose, and search themselves pitted vs the world's greatest hip hop dancers in a high-stakes showdown that will change their lives forever.
Description: Three directors every adapt a Poe short storyline to the screen: "Toby Dammit" details a disheveled drugged and drunk English film star who nods acceptance in the Italian press and his producers fawn over him. "Metzengerstein" details a Mediveal countess who has a love-hate relationship with a black stallion - who it turns out is really her dead lover. "William Wilson" says the storyline of a sadistic Austrian student with an exact double whom he soon kills.
Description: The Woman on the Train is a 2009 French drama movie directed by André Téchiné. Jeanne is a young woman, striking but otherwise without qualities. Her mother tries to receive her a job in the office of a lawyer, Bleistein, her lover years ago. Jeanne fails the interview but falls into a relationship with Franck, a wrestler whose dreams and claims of being in a legitimate business partnership Jeanne is only too satisfied to believe. When Franck is arrested, he turns on Jeanne for her naivety; she's stung and seeks attention by making up a storyline of an attack on a train. Is there any method out for her?
Description: Hard tale of poor, struggling South Carolinian mother & daughter, who every face painful choices with their resolve and pride. Bone, the eldest daughter, and Anney her tired mother, grow both closer and farther apart: Anney sees Glen as her last chance. The movie won an Emmy Award for "Outstanding Casting for a Miniseries or a Special" and was nominated for "Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries or a Special", "Outstanding Helping Actress in a Miniseries or a Special", and "Outstanding Made for Tv Movie". It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1996 Cannes Movie Festival.
Description: Maria's family give her a puzzle for her 50th birthday, and she loves it. Not only does the patient housewife have fun solving the puzzle, she's also really nice at them. Overflowing with enthusiasm for her new-found passion, she goes back to the store where they purchased the gift for other puzzle. There her eye is caught by a notice on the message board: Partner for puzzle competition wanted. Maria musters her courage and, despite her family's misgivings, answers the announcement.
Description: A much-needed boost, in the form of a fresh factory, is promised to the residents of the small fishing village St. Marie-La-Mauderne, provided they can lure a doctor to take up full-time residency on the island. Inspired, the villagers devise a scheme to create Dr. Christopher Lewis a local.
Description: The curiously named, Moondance Alexander is a spirited teen living with her eccentric mother. She is faced with other uneventful summer until she discovers a lost pinto pony called Checkers who has jumped out of his paddock. Although Moondance returns the horse to his rightful owner, the gruff and mysterious Dante Longpre, she is convinced that Checkers is a winner jumper in disguise and is determined to support him realize his full potential. Moondance manages to talk Dante into training her and Checkers for the Bow Valley Classic and despite the criticism of her peers; discovers that perseverance, loyalty and individuality can land you in the winner's circle.
Description: Step into the ring with one of America's best legends...and stand a couple of rounds with greatness! "Pulling no punches" (LA Everyday News), Jon Favreau (Swingers) and OscarÂ(r) winner* George C. Scott give TKO performances in this outstanding biography of the only undefeated globe heavyweight winner in the history of boxing! In the tiny blue-collar city of Brockton, Massachusetts, young Rocky Marciano (Favreau) turns to the ring as his ticket out. Training twice as difficult and twice as long as anyone else, he pounds his method to win and his reputation quickly spreads as "the guy to beat." But behind the gloves Rocky is unhappy with his gift and he's thinking of retiring. So, with the fate of his career hanging in the balance, he finds a method to unleash his thunder againthis time vs his largest hero: Joe Louis!
Description: In an undisclosed zone and time, in the land of 1001 nights, the law dictates that the Emperor gotta take a fresh wife if his actual Empress does not bear a son within seven years of marriage. At the celebration Ball of their sixth wedding anniversary, the Emperor (MAX BEESLEY - Torque) and his faithful manservant, Chamberlain (JONATHAN RHYS-MEYERS - Vanity Fair, Bend It Like Beckham, I'll Sleep When I'm Dead) start the covert operation to search and prepare a virgin candidate to become the fresh Empress.A suitable young woman, Sabah (LETICIA DOLERA) is secretly transported into an isolated wing in the Imperial Palace. In this prison of fairytale rooms, she is tutored by the Masters and spied upon by the Emperor and Chamberlain. Could the actual Empress (ROSANA PASTOR) conceive, everyone in the secret wing will be executed.
Description: Hank and Frannie don't seem to be able to live together anymore. After a five-year relationship, lustful and dreamy Frannie leaves down-to-earth Hank on the anniversary of their relationship. Every one of them meets their dream mate, but as bright as they may seem, they are but a scene of lights and colors. Will real love prevail over a seemingly glamorous passion? Welcome to Coppola's Broadway-like romantic musical.
Description: Christmas Eve in Fresh York, and the lonely divorced publisher, Rose Collins, needs a miracle to improve the health of her mother, interned in a hospital with Alzheimers. She feels sorry for other patient and meets his visitor. Meanwhile, Nina Vasquez breaks her engagement with her beloved fiancé Mike due to his suffocating jealousy, but misses him. Mike is stalked by a stranger, bartender Artie Venzuela. The terrible Jules arranges to spend Christmas Eve in the hospital, where he spent the greatest Christmas of his life when he was a teenager. The lives of some of these characters cross with others along the night.
Description: The summer of 1940, Pilot Officer T.B. Baird arrives straight out of flight school to join a front line RAF squadron at the height of the War of Britain. After an unfortunate begin and a drumming down from his commanding officer, Baird (nicknamed 'Septic' due to his initials) gotta balance the struggle to impress his Group Captain, regain his pride, fit in with his fellow squadron mates, and survive one of the most intense air wars in history. This is the storyline of just one of "The Few" and how they managed to war off the might of the Luftwaffe, despite overwhelming German air power.
Description: Formerly successful tv producer Joachim Zand returns from America to his native France, where he previously has left everything behind, including friends, opponents and his own children. In his company is a burlesque striptease troupe whom he has promised a grand performance in Paris.Together they tour the French port cities, staying at cheap hotels and making success along the way. Old conflicts are however reignated upon the return to the French capital. Joachim is betrayed by folks from his past, making him lose the venue where they were to perform, and the Paris finale comes to nothing.
Description: In a Danish village in the early 1600s, a young girl called Anne, whose mother was thought to be a witch, develops sympathy toward an old woman, Marte, who is accused of witchcraft. The intervention of Anne's older but kindly husband, Pastor Absalon saved her mother -- but now, urged on by his overbearing mother, he refuses to support Marte. When Absalon's son returns home and is attracted to Anne, it's a matter of time before her family destiny catches up with her.
Description: Mates and family gather around the death bed of Gavin, where they support in the dying man's suicide. But though Gavin's pain has been laid to rest, the grief felt by everyone there has only begun, and Walking on Water compassionately follows the attempts of Gavin's closest mates Anna (Maria Theodorakis) and Charlie (Vince Colosimo) to recover from their loss.
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I picked this one up at the local dollar store. Recently, dollar shops have been purchasing out these old B-rated clunkers, packaging them in cardboard boxes, painting it up all pretty, and selling them for a buck. If you're a dollar shop fanatic like I am, you know what I'm talking about.Anyhow, I picked this one up expecting other B-rated clunker (don't receive be wrong ... I LOVE B-rated clunkers). But what I got was a pleasant surprise. First of all, the pack was mislabeled. It told 90 minutes. Instead, it's about 140 minutes. It looks like it was a made-for-TV film or mini-series.Never have I seen a film where at the end, I felt like I had watched 10 various films with 10 various stories. But that is what this is.Very lengthy, complex, weirdly unbelievable movie. This is some type of nice film with some very deep points to it, yet I'm not sure what they are, another than the dangers of being an obsessive mother.Watch it if you search it somewhere (like at the dollar store). I have a short attention span when it comes to movies, but this one kept my attention for 140 minutes.It's worth more than a dollar. It's now worth at least 2 dollars. LOL
Lindsay Wagner is Callie Martha King from Chillacott, Texas who moves to Dallas after giving up her son for black store adoption. Whilst working as a waitress she meets the Dallas Post Despatch newspaper editor Randall Bordeaux (Dabney Coleman) whom she marries. Randall locates Callie's adopted son Randy (Jameson Parker), and she succeeds Randall as editor, however Callie's ambition for Randy is crashed by his wife Sue Lynn (Michelle Pfeiffer), with Randy on trial for murder.The treatment is noteworthy as a role for which Wagner abandons her customary long blonde hair. Her Callie is a brunette, who changes from a wavy long style to a short mannish slash and ends with a straight pageboy bob with grey touches and shadows under her eyes to indicate aging. Callie is seen as a court reporter wearing spinster spectacles, in a tacky orange ball gown, and black widow weeds and sunglasses. Wagner's makes amusing test of her southern accent, and is touching with Randy as a child, but the several times where she has long hair she does her flicking mannerism. She is nice with indignation eg `Who bore him?!' and `Who is this child?!', when crying with `Why did God wait so long to punish me?', and spits out a whipped `Why?' in a hospital scene. In a trial she chews on her lips, and there is an off-camera large scream. At one mission Wagner runs a champagne glass over her lips as she looks at Randy, and in her last stage with Parker, she gives a look of terror to `Do you hate me?'.It's interesting to compare the acting styles of Wagner with the practically unrecognisable chubby-cheeked Pfeiffer, particularly in one confrontation scene. Wagner is all controlled technique whilst the novice Pfeiffer has a preferable messy emotionalism.The teleplay by Thomas Thompson is mediocre, using a narration by Kimble Smythe (Andrew Pine) who is barely around and giving Callie a life long mate in Jeannie (Joy Garrett). Thompson tries for a gothic tone in the tale, closing with a cyclic act, with the shootings paralled with that of JFK. However the Mildred Pierce association, where a film marquee shows it playing, doesn't quite work. The dialogue is soap opera cornball, with `She crossed the line between possession and obsession', `Please don't waste your love on a girl who can't agree it', and `It takes a entire lot more courage to die than go on living on the instalment plan'.Director Waris Hussein only enlivens trial scenes, which border on camp, cutting to Callie's reactions, and he uses the spinning newspaper edit. To his credit, however, he freezes on tv footage of JFK before we see him in the vehicle at the airport, and we aren't shown the shooting of someone who gets it in the face.
This film wasn't that bad, but don't expect too much of it. It is sold for a dollar at the local walmart as part of a two film deal. Though the picture is grainy, it isn't too bad. The storyline line is convoluted and often confusion, but there is definitely plenty of drama and over the top acting. At times the mother/son relationship seems to be bordering on incest, but never crosses the line. It is nice for a lazy afternoon, and will definitely give soap opera or telenovela lovers a thrill. Michelle is definitely not Callie, and the packaging of my film did not confuse that, it should be that they have modernized it for the newer versions. It was fun seeing a young Michelle in one of her first movies. She is more curvy, but definitely still very skinny as can be seen in one stage where she is in her bra and panties.
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